The guard grabbed a rebound off of a missed Cleveland free throw with less than five seconds left in the game tied 107-107, ample time to put up another shot and a chance to win.
"He thought it was over".
"If I thought we were ahead, I would've held on the ball and let them foul me". If he can do that, if he can give the Cleveland Cavaliers 15 to 20 points a night, I think they really have a shot.
In the end, we went to overtime after a freaky final few seconds that saw Smith try to dribble out the clock despite the fact that the game was tied.
According to J.R. Smith, the reason why he didn't bother to pass the ball to James or take final shot is that he thought they were going to call a timeout. "Clearly that wasn't the case". For our team to come out and play their hearts out and compete the way we did, man, I mean, it's bad.
"I can't talk about a situation that way, because I do some dumb stuff on the court", Durant said of how the fourth quarter finished.
Father of rescued Paris boy was playing Pokemon Go An undocumented Malian migrant who saved the life of a four-year-old boy in Paris is to receive French citizenship. The video footage revealed Gassama climbing the the four floors in other 3o seconds while the crowds below cheered.
Cavs beat Celtics, reach NBA Finals The Golden State Warriors strike a familiar pose after wrapping up the Western Conference final in seven on Monday night. If the Cavaliers win this championship, it might be time to declare the regular season irrelevant.
"I guess the rule is you can review, you can review the call if it's inside or outside the restricted [area], that's the rule I know", Lue told the media after the 124-114 loss.
On Thursday evening at 9 p.m. ET on ABC, Durant and Thompson will take the floor against each other yet again, and a former Longhorns star is just four wins away from an NBA Championship.
Posting the network's best night since the 2018 Oscars, Game 1 dominated all recent television with its overtime coverage of the Warriors' win.
But knowing the score of the game is literally the least one can do during a game.
In a physical and at times contentious start to the Finals, Stephen Curry led the way for the Warriors with 29 points, nine assists and six rebounds.
James notched his eighth 40-point game during this playoff run to tie Hall of Famer Jerry West's feat in 1965 for most in a single post-season.
"I saw Kevin Durant standing next to me". Yet in an National Basketball Association rarity, the officials reviewed the play to determine whether James was in the restricted area while taking the charge and actually overturned the call to a blocking foul on James - even though he was, in fact, outside the restricted area.
"I read that play as well as I've read any play in my career, maybe in my life", he added.
Unlike after other suspected "lone wolf" attacks in Europe, there has been no claim of responsibility by so-called Islamic State . The third victim, 22-year-old Cyril Vangriecken, was sitting in the passenger seat of a nearby parked auto when he was shot.
A lot of times people say frightful things all over Twitter and all over TV and nothing is ever done. "I forgive her. Gilbert called Barr's comments "abhorrent" and said she was "disappointed in her actions to say the least".
One message she re-tweeted on Wednesday falsely accused the Hungary-born Jewish billionaire of collaborating with the Nazis. More than 18 million people on average have watched the reboot of " Roseanne " this season, according to Nielsen Co .
We have to win the first game [against Iceland], that's the most important thing because it will calm things down. We go to Russian Federation with a great team which is getting stronger on a collective and an individual level.
But remember this: They do have four great players, but the Cavaliers have the greatest player of them all. Still, this series isn't a slam dunk, and several players on each side will determine how it goes.
At Friday's hearing Matthew Harding, defending, claimed Robinson had " deep regret " for what he had done. Judge Geoffrey Marson QC told Robinson: "With those rights [free speech] come responsibilities".
However, the big risk is that Beijing won't have any confidence in Ross to make a deal that Trump will accept. That deal was separate from the U.S. investigation into China's alleged theft of intellectual property.
Pro-Kremlin activists unleashed a campaign of harassment against Babchenko, forcing him to flee Russian Federation past year . Ukraine's Security Service said it had staged the murder in an attempt to foil a Russian plot to kill Babchenko.
In return, Israel will not try to stop President Assad's forces retaking the rebel-held areas that abut the Golan Heights and the...
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